Marcel Oudejans has over 20 years of experience working in the meetings, events, and conference industry, as a specialist corporate entertainer and speaker. He is one of only a handful of presenters in the world who is able to provide a bespoke, custom-designed presentation for conferences, gala dinners and corporate events.
Marcel’s gifts for humour, persuasive presentation, event production and attention to detail have consistently delivered positive results for clients throughout Africa, with client’s commissioning performances in South Africa (all 9 provinces), Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Seychelles, DR Congo, Zambia, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique & India.
As “Corporate Magician”, Entertainer and Master of Ceremonies, Marcel has performed for dignitaries, celebrities and over 180 large multi-national corporations for more than 2 decades; from small intimate audience settings to large-scale broadcast events. Marcel’s performances are particularly in demand in the financial sector, with clients including all major South African banks including the South African Reserve Bank, as well as major South African and multi-national insurance, investment & auditing companies.
While many corporate entertainers deliver a fixed, scripted performance, Marcel believes that each event is about the specific client and their guests. Corporate clients are assured that their audiences are left with a positive, fun experience that reflects well on your association or company.
His production experience will also be of benefit to you: Marcel has personally produced over 300 theatre shows and is the Founder & Producer of Africa’s Premier Magic Theatre, Cape Town Magic Club.
In 2018, Marcel launched Magic Africa Productions, a Creative Consultancy & Productions agency that specialises in using magical entertainment as a highly effective communication medium. Magic Africa has a team of associates throughout Africa that includes performers, producers, AV, and other communications and eventing ‘magicians’, to create and produce presentations that make guests and delegates go “Wow, that’s amazing!”.
Marcel is a registered Professional member of the Professional Speakers Association of Southern Africa, a member of the Global Speakers Federation. He is also a member of SAACI (The South African Association for the Conference Industry), through Magic Africa Productions.
Marcel is indeed one of South Africa’s dynamic personalities, entertaining diverse audiences with a sparkling personality that knows how to communicate, make people laugh and create memorable experiences for your guests